This is part 2 of a series of what makes Arlington Heights a great place to live. Read Part 1 of What Makes Arlington Heights a Great Place to Live.
Lake Arlington in Arlington Heights provides the perfect opportunity to get some fresh air and enjoy the great outdoors. Boat and kayak rentals are available along with sailing lessons. Families can enjoy large picnic areas with playgrounds and a beautiful lake view deck. lake Arlington also offers adventure camps and sailing camps for kids between the ages of 9 to 14. Around the lake you will find 2.4 miles of walking path. Visit the website
Looking to do your next business meeting outside? The Arlington Heights Park District operates several area golf courses including the Nickol Knoll Golf Course, Arlington Lakes Golf Club, and the Sunset Meadows Driving Range.
- Nickol Knoll Golf Club
3800 North Kennicott Avenue, Arlington Heights, IL 60004; 847.590.6050;
- Arlington Lakes Golf Club
1211 South New Wilke Road, Arlington Heights, IL 60004; 847.577.3030;
- Sunset Meadows Driving Range
Kirchoff Road and Dwyer Avenue, Arlington Heights, IL 60004; 847.394.5865
- Rolling Green Country Club
2525 E Rand Road, Arlington Heights, IL 60004; 847.253.0400;
Nothing I love more than to feel like I am traveling to another part of the world by barely stepping out of my house! The Mitsuwa Marketplace is the largest Japanese grocery store in the Midwest. When you step into this grocery store and you almost can’t believe you are still in the United States. They have an enormous selection of Japanese and Asian goods. This is one of the many Japanese businesses located in Arlington Heights. The Mitsuwa Marketplace is located at 100 E. Algonquin Road, Arlington Heights, IL 60005; 847.956.6699. For more information visit their website